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Center 10K
4/14/2014 3:21:03 PM,  0 COMMENTS

Sunday morning we did a 10K in Center. This is where the Irish Castle is. This is actually their old county courthouse. Much prettier tha...  Read more

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Carthage in deep East Texas (10k)
4/12/2014 9:44:01 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Cathage was home to the first Woman elected to the Texas Senate. It is also the home of the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame. It started o...  Read more

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Purgatory Creek Park - San Marcos
4/6/2014 1:03:37 PM,  4 COMMENTS

After doing the 10K on City streets we headed over to the Park to walk on our own. It seems most Volksmarchers don't appreciate Nature... First we s...  Read more

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San Marcos 10K
4/5/2014 10:14:35 PM,  4 COMMENTS

We had beautiful weather for todays walk in San Marcos. It was along the beautiful spring fed river with is waving Wild Rice plants. The r...  Read more

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Luling 10K
3/29/2014 10:34:16 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Most of the walks we do are Year Round Events that can be done at any time. Today was a Traditional Event with a start table and lots of other people...  Read more

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Kingsville 10K
3/26/2014 8:07:08 PM,  2 COMMENTS

Our last walk was in Kingsville and we had fog and misting rain so the pictures aren't very good. This is their courthouse. The walk took...  Read more

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Corpus Christi 6K
3/26/2014 7:51:32 PM,  1 COMMENTS

We drove on over to take a look at Corpus after walking in Sarita. Since we wanted to walk along the seawall anyway we signed up and got credit for d...  Read more

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Sarita 10K
3/26/2014 7:41:32 PM,  0 COMMENTS

I thought the other towns where little, but Sarita doesn't even have a convenience store. No place to buy milk, bread or gas for your car. Now that'...  Read more

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Falfurrias 10K
3/26/2014 7:36:40 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Day two we walked in Falfurrias another little town. Their courthouse was much nicer. There school mascot is the Fighting Jersey's. LO...  Read more

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San Diego Texas 10K
3/26/2014 7:30:32 PM,  2 COMMENTS

We went south for a four day weekend. Our first of 5 walks was in the little town of San Diego. This field of flowers is behind their civic center....  Read more

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Dallas 10K
3/15/2014 5:15:47 PM,  3 COMMENTS

We went up and walked with the Dallas Trekkers in a residential district east of White Rock Lake. The street names were Irish and since Monday will b...  Read more

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Waco Wetlands 5K
3/14/2014 8:25:03 PM,  2 COMMENTS

We went out and wandered around since we'd never been there. The information center was not open. We followed the road around the marshes...  Read more

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Target Security Breach
3/13/2014 4:01:54 PM,  4 COMMENTS

My daughter and I were caught in the Target security breach which happened a bit ago. Target had our bank send us new credit cards. Well, for some str...  Read more

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Mrs Lee's Garden 10K
3/8/2014 9:22:08 PM,  2 COMMENTS

We had sprinkles today as we meet at the barn on the property to register for the walk. We headed out around the lake. We were w...  Read more

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Marathon
3/3/2014 12:20:04 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Yesterday, Sunday, a marathon and run was help in my community. I knew it was going on, but I was quite surprised at Where. I headed out to Church in...  Read more

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Wendler 5/3/1 Started on February 17th
3/1/2014 11:21:04 PM,  3 COMMENTS

It's been a little while since I visited the site but SP is the first place used to kick start this wellness journey. I always make sure to come back...  Read more

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Goldthwaite 10K
3/1/2014 10:55:50 PM,  1 COMMENTS

Goldthwaite is a nice little town on the north edge of the Texas Hill Country. It is our HWY 84 past Gatesville. It is the county seat of Mills Coun...  Read more

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Navasota 10K
2/22/2014 6:29:30 PM,  1 COMMENTS

We went down to walk the Year Round Event in Navasota. It starts at this diner. After we finished walking we ate lunch here to show our appreciate f...  Read more

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Rockport 10K
2/17/2014 4:05:31 PM,  3 COMMENTS

It was foggy day but it was still nice and warm. Had a great walk. Here are my fog pictures. ...  Read more

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Port LaVaca 10K
2/17/2014 7:50:13 AM,  1 COMMENTS

Had a wonderful weekend down on the Gulf Coast. Our Saturday event was in Port Lavaca. We walked around town a little. This is Our Lady of the Gulf...  Read more

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Cottonbelt Trail - Waco
2/9/2014 12:29:52 PM,  3 COMMENTS

We started at the East end which is by the Waco landfill. Bridge over the Bosque River. View of the Bosque River, you can...  Read more

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A&M Campus and sourounding area 10K
2/2/2014 1:33:38 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Construction hasn't really started yet to change the look of Kyle Field. Underpass of Wellborn Street to keep the students safe from...  Read more

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Belton 10K
1/25/2014 4:32:14 PM,  4 COMMENTS

I snowed on Thursday and I was surprised to see snow still on the ground here. This is Confederate Park where the walk started. The walk h...  Read more

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Tyler State Park 10K
1/19/2014 3:14:09 PM,  5 COMMENTS

It was cold when we started and half the walk was on Park Roads (so not my favorite). Really enjoyed the second half when we headed into th...  Read more

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Waco 10K
1/11/2014 9:14:04 PM,  2 COMMENTS

It was a beautiful 70 degree day. We got to check out the progress of the new Baylor coliseum. We crossed over the creek near the bear pit...  Read more

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Happy 2014 Spark Friends!
1/7/2014 2:08:41 PM,  4 COMMENTS

A new year is another chance to think about past goals accomplished and a time to set new goals if necessary. I am thankful to have been able to...  Read more

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Duck Creek Trail 10K
1/4/2014 8:31:07 PM,  2 COMMENTS

We went up to Richardson today to do this event with the Dallas Trekkers. It was a little cold and very windy, but we had a good time. Wal...  Read more

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10K at Midnight in Fredericksburg, TX
1/1/2014 9:18:54 PM,  8 COMMENTS

First we partied. Then when Midnight arrived we headed out to walk. Saw some cute decorations. And lots of pret...  Read more

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Salado 10K
12/28/2013 9:10:37 PM,  2 COMMENTS

It was beautiful today. Hope everyone got outside to enjoy it. We did Salado which is still decorated for Christmas. There were angels like these s...  Read more

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Waco 5K
12/23/2013 6:02:47 PM,  3 COMMENTS

Walked the new route for the 5K which will start in January. The new route goes by the Allbrittong House which is the home of Baylor Presidents. ...  Read more

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Boerne 10K
12/15/2013 5:59:51 PM,  3 COMMENTS

This is an annual event that I've done before they changed up the route this year. We followed Main Street for a ways passing this statue. ...  Read more

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Deer
12/1/2013 1:16:44 PM,  5 COMMENTS

Our family was out front, talking about maybe getting deer to decorate for Christmas, and where would put them, etc, when suddenly our daughter cried...  Read more

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A&M Event
11/30/2013 9:55:40 PM,  5 COMMENTS

Walked at College Station today. I've done lots of events there but saw some new things. It was an interesting walk that included Beer Cap Alley ...  Read more

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Houston Herman Park 10K
11/29/2013 4:51:54 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Got up this morning and walked off some of yesterdays feast. Walk started near the corner of Main and Holcombe. We walked over to the golf...  Read more

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RIP Sideclops
11/27/2013 1:07:59 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Sideclops was born in a fish hatchery, alongside many other young ones. Unlike the others, though, he had one eye. He spent his early time swimming ev...  Read more

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Red Bud Isle 10K Event
11/17/2013 12:51:24 PM,  2 COMMENTS

The walk started at the Redbud Center with this fantastic overlook of the dam. When we walked out to the end this is what we saw. ...  Read more

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Mineola Nature Preserve
11/9/2013 9:09:02 PM,  5 COMMENTS

The walk was supposed to be a 10K but we got a little lost so I'm only taking credit for 8K. I know we missed one loop at least. The woods in East Te...  Read more

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New Braunfels 10K
11/4/2013 9:08:01 AM,  3 COMMENTS

Saturday we walked in New Braunfels in conjunction with their Wurstfest. The walk was residential to start and they have quite a deer problem. We co...  Read more

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Waring 11K Halloween Walk
10/26/2013 9:12:23 PM,  4 COMMENTS

The Hill Country Volkssportsverein hosted two Halloween walks at Waring, an unincorporated community, eight miles southwest of Comfort, TX. Founded...  Read more

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Walking and Canoeing at Zuehl
10/20/2013 8:25:00 PM,  4 COMMENTS

Zuehl is a little East of San Antonio on I-10. The walk started at Rio Cibolo Ranch. From there we walked on country roads over to the Zue...  Read more

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